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    Default things like that

    1. Is it correct to say " things like that" , shall I say " things like those"

    If both are correct, can anyone give me an example?thanks!

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    Default Re: things like that

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    Probably the more common is 'things like that', since we more usually deal with single examples:

    I don't like tap-dancing, or things like that.
    She made us late for the movie; I hate things like that.


    If there are two or more examples, then 'things like those' would be more appropriate:

    Ooh! Turnovers, tarts, raisin buns-- I like things like those.
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